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8-26.

Mrs. Sakata is correcting math tests. Here are the scores for the first fourteen tests she has corrected: 62, 65, 93, 51, 55, 12, 79, 85, 55, 72, 78, 83, 91, and 76. Which score does not seem to fit in this set of data? How will the outlier score affect the mean and the median of the data? Explain. Homework Help ✎

Put the values in numerical order. Which one is far from all the others?

Will this number make the mean and median higher or lower than they would be if the outlier was not present?